Tag: Boko Haram

Again, Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Bama Barracks In Borno State

Scores of suspected Islamist gunmen stormed a military barracks in northeast Nigeria on Friday, spraying gunfire on the troops inside before torching the compound, the army and residents said. The military has reportedly deployed fighter jets and ground forces in pursuit of the gunmen, presumed to be Boko Haram Islamists,[Read More…]

Boko Haram Kingpin, Kabiru Sokoto Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Friday sentenced one of the top leaders of the radical islamic sect Boko Haram to life imprisonment. Kabiru Abubakar Dikko popularly known as Kabiru Sokoto the mastermind of the 2011 Christmas day bombing, in Niger State, was sentenced over the St. Theresa’s Catholic[Read More…]

Dr Junaid Mohammed, Blood Has Been Flowing In Nigeria Since May 2010 By Ndiameeh Babangida Babreek

“The new nation called Nigeria should be an estate of our great grandfather Othman Dan Fodio. We must ruthlessly prevent a change of power. We use the minorities in the north as willing tools and the south as a conquered territory and never allow them to rule over us and[Read More…]

Plateau Police Command Bans Fire Crackers ‘Knockouts’ Ahead Of Christmas

The Plateau Police command has placed a total ban on the use of fire crackers, popularly called knockouts and fireworks ahead of the Christmas celebration In a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), DSP Felicia Anslem Wednesday, the command called on parents to warn their children to[Read More…]

Open Letter To Junaid Mohammed & His Fellow Shariyalanders: Re 2015 Bloodshed & Civil War

By Chinweizu Read There’ll be bloodshed if Jonathan runs warns Junaid Mohammed December 1, 2013 ‘Read Supporters of SNC asking for Civil War- Junaid Mohammed  December 6th, 2013 ————————————————-   Here is my three-point rejoinder to Junaid Mohammed and his threats: 1] The issue isn’t whether or not President Goodluck[Read More…]

The NSA Says Al-Qaeda Has Infiltrated Nigeria Security System

The National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki, (retd.) has said that international terror organisation, Al Qaeda, has made it’s way into Nigeria’s security system. The NSA’s statement was contained in a keynote address read on his behalf by Ambassador Layiwola Laseinde, who represented him at a workshop for counter-insurgency organised[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Officials Suspected To Have Aided Boko Haram Airforce Base Attack

Following the series of attacks on the Nigerian Air Force Base and some Nigerian Army locations in Maiduguri this week, Military authorities are currently investigating the possibility of moles within its ranks. A source tells Nigeria’s Thisday Newspaper that there was an expansive investigation by different structures and units of[Read More…]

300 Displaced In Maiduguri Barrack Attacks

The National Emergency Management Agency, North East Zone, on Wednesday confirmed that 300 people were displaced during the Dec. 1 insurgent attack at some military formations in Maiduguri. The confirmation is contained in a statement signed by Information Officer of the agency, Mr Abdulkadir Ibrahim, and made available to newsmen in Yola. “NEMA has carried[Read More…]

Federal Government Is Waging War On Islam – Sharia Council

The Press Statement you are about to read is from the Supreme Council For Sharia in Nigeria. The council strongly believes the Nigerian Federal Government is waging war on Islam and Muslims in the country. Check out the statement below. Gentlemen of the Press, I welcome you all to this[Read More…]

Boko Haram Bombs Military Installations In Maiduguri, JTF Impose Curfew

Reports say 300 sect suspected members of the Islamist sect Boko Haram Monday attacked several military installations including the Airforce base in the area at the early hours. The attack according to eyewitness account happened close to the  Maiduguri International Airport, led to a total ban on human and vehicular[Read More…]